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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: Randolph County

Visual Impairment and Access to Eye Care (Age 40+)

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Respond.^
Within the past month Within the past year Within the past 2 years 2 or more years ago Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,213 1,586 12.0 11.3-12.8 6,284 50.2 49.0-51.4 1,917 15.9 15.1-16.8 2,249 19.8 18.9-20.8 177 2.1 1.7- 2.5
-Randolph County 301 32 7.8 5.4-11.3 160 51.4 44.9-57.8 50 18.3 13.7-23.9 55 20.7 15.6-26.8 4 1.8 0.5- 5.9
GENDER
Male 102 13 8.7 4.7-15.5 45 44.2 33.5-55.4 18 21.2 13.3-32.0 24 24.9 16.2-36.3 2 1.0 0.2- 3.9
Female 199 19 7.2 4.4-11.5 115 56.2 48.3-63.8 32 16.3 11.5-22.8 31 17.8 12.3-25.1 2 2.4 0.5- 9.9
RACE
White 282 31 8.2 5.6-11.9 149 51.7 45.0-58.3 48 19.3 14.5-25.3 50 18.7 13.9-24.7 4 2.0 0.6- 6.5
Other 18 1 4.1 0.6-24.8 10 45.0 22.3-70.0 2 7.7 1.8-27.7 5 43.2 20.1-69.7 0 0.0 . - .
AGE
40-44 30 2 4.7 1.1-17.5 13 34.7 19.8-53.3 4 17.6 6.7-38.6 9 34.4 18.1-55.5 2 8.6 2.0-30.6
45+ 271 30 8.4 5.7-12.3 147 54.7 48.0-61.3 46 18.4 13.8-24.2 46 17.9 13.3-23.8 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 169 17 6.6 4.0-10.9 83 46.9 38.3-55.7 30 19.7 13.6-27.7 36 24.3 17.1-33.3 3 2.4 0.6- 9.9
Some College + 131 15 9.4 5.4-16.0 76 56.8 47.1-65.9 20 16.6 10.5-25.2 19 16.2 10.1-24.8 1 1.0 0.1- 6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 180 14 4.7 2.7- 8.3 93 47.3 38.9-55.9 30 18.6 12.9-26.2 40 26.9 19.5-35.9 3 2.4 0.6- 9.9
$50,000+ 69 11 13.0 6.9-23.1 36 54.1 41.2-66.4 14 21.9 12.7-35.1 7 9.3 4.3-18.9 1 1.7 0.2-11.0

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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